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Hitting Secrets from Baseball’s Graveyard: A Diehard Student of History Reconstructs Batsmanship of the Late Dead Ball Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This is the only work ever to attempt a reconstruction of the techniques that Cobb, Speaker, Wagner, and others used to bat .400 a century ago. Since historical evidence is sparse, the author's own observations, experiments, and common-sense analysis play a major role. Often humorous and written partially as a logbook of failed theories and adjustments, the book includes more than a dozen photos
Where Are They Now? - Chelsea FC
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Have you ever wondered what happened to all those players that you have seen come and go over the years? The Chelsea edition of 'Where Are They Now?' features over 450 stories (and lots of recent photographs) of fame, fortune, bankruptcy, and everything in between. Relive memories of all your favourite stars of yesteryear in this fascinating insight into life after Chelsea.
A Minute in March
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Lou has reached an age of reflection and wants to swim to France. Or does he? Is his behaviour down to ambition, a sense of duty, escapism, or sheer desperation? Should he not be content with his lot? Has he got what it takes? This training diary documents the journeys and friendships that meet their inevitable test at the hands of nature. Sales of this book support the cancer charity Fish Aid.
Running Mark's Marathon - The Making of a Mid-Life Marathon Runner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are you a runner but don't think you have what it takes to complete a marathon? Do you think you are too old, too busy, too unfit or too slow to ever run the legendary 26.2 miles? Think again. Follow the journey from conception to finish line as busy mum of four Andrea Glenn recounts her training for London marathon 2013 run in memory of her brother Mark. With tips for first time marathon runners.